Headlines Tagged with Ireland — 4,485 headlines found
I have now teamed up with the indomitable Mr Berman and we will be lobbying the UK and Irish Governments to take legal action against the very tobacco companies which have cost the NHS the estimated £5.2bn worth of resources every year. We all now know c
Oct 10, 2014 Global Legal Post (uk)
added Oct 10, 2014 13:58
we should say yes to health-focused cigarette taxation. But yes, too, to giving smokers a viable alternative. Then, maybe, when vaping products have replaced cigarettes there will be a basis for taxing them. Especially if even less hazardous products are
Aug 26, 2016 Irish Times (ie)
added Aug 27, 2016 18:44
[Africa, Canada, Ireland, Nigeria] JEMIDE: National Tobacco Control Bill: The challenge on security and economy
Ambrose Jemide, a security consultant, argues that stringent tobacco regulation has adverse implications for the security and economy of the nation…
Aug 27, 2014 Daily Independent (ng)
added Aug 27, 2014 22:00
The Czech Republic comes across as the last obdurate defender of the freedom to inhale nicotine – and, true to its specific concept of liberalism, is trying to muster all its might to torpedo every EU effort.
Aug 14, 2013 Presseurop.eu (fr)
added Aug 19, 2013 19:27
Cigarette factories in Belarus and Ukraine have also been pinpointed by customs officials as selling to criminal gangs, who smuggle them into the EU. Greece has become a popular route for tobacco smugglers recently as its borders are porous because of th
Apr 18, 2013 Charter'97 Press Center (by)
added Apr 18, 2013 12:16
On 5th January, Ireland’s Health Information and Quality Authority published a draft Health Technology Assessment on smoking cessation interventions with a press release. The assessment was positive about e-cigarettes.
Feb 3, 2017 The Counterfactual (Clive Bates blog) (uk)
added Feb 3, 2017 13:41
I attended the fantastic Bruce Springsteen concerts at the RDS . . . On Wednesday my wife and I were positioned towards the front, wedged in tight next to a man who chain-smoked throughout the show and ignored our obvious discomfort and annoyance.
Jul 20, 2012 Irish Times (ie)
added Jul 20, 2012 11:10
Intense tobacco lobbying in Brussels may have derailed a key vote among Euro-deputies to restrict the sale and distribution of the product. Deputies were set to vote on a tobacco products directive this week in a wider effort to reduce the number of toba
Sep 9, 2013 EUobserver.com
added Sep 9, 2013 06:39
It took several months to finally quit, helped by a stint on oncology wards . . . Dr Muiris Houston retells how medical student Nikhil Joshi stripped away the make-up from the common illusion that smoking is a form of coping mechanism.
Oct 1, 2012 Irish Medical Times (ie)
added Oct 1, 2012 17:04
GardaÃ are to be given the power to stop and search people who are suspected of carrying illicit tobacco. Draft laws published this afternoon will grant GardaÃ the right to seize any containers and search them for tobacco without a warrant.
Oct 24, 2013 Carlow Nationalist (ie)
added Oct 24, 2013 13:02